The Producers – Britt Guy

By Kristian Pellissier, 18 July 2014

Dance

The Producers – Britt Guy

By Kristian Pellissier, 18 July 2014

Dance

'To recognise the invaluable role of producers, Program Officer for Dance Kristian Pellissier asked three producers – Kath Papas, Jennifer Leys and Britt Guy - to talk about their role and the artists and projects they represent.  In this, the final instalment, we talk to Britt Guy: an independent curator and producer working with ....

The Producers – Jenifer Leys

By Kristian Pellissier, 16 July 2014

Dance

The Producers – Jenifer Leys

By Kristian Pellissier, 16 July 2014

Dance

'To recognise the invaluable role of producers, Program Officer for Dance Kristian Pellissier asked three producers – Kath Papas, Jenifer Leys and Britt Guy - to talk about their role and the artists and projects they represent.  In this, the second instalment, we talk to Independent Performing Arts Producer Jenifer Leys. Jenifer is currently working with three artists includ'....

The Producers – Kath Papas

By Kristian Pellissier, 14 July 2014

Dance

The Producers – Kath Papas

By Kristian Pellissier, 14 July 2014

Dance

'To recognise the invaluable role of producers, Program Officer for Dance Kristian Pellissier asked three producers – Kath Papas, Jenifer Leys and Britt Guy - to talk about their role and the artists and projects they represent.  In this, the first instalment, we talk to Kath Papas, Creative Producer at Kath Papas Productions.  Kath is wor'....

International tour for Danie Mellor

By Karen Smith, 10 July 2014

Blog

International tour for Danie Mellor

By Karen Smith, 10 July 2014

Blog

'This year has been a busy and successful one for the Australia Council’s Visual Arts Chair Danie Mellor.A major survey of his work covering the past 10 years, Exotic Lies, Sacred Ties, is now touring the country.  It opened at the University of Queensland in January and is now on show at TarraWarra Museum of Art, V'....

Fellows Focus – Richard Bell

By Fiona Mackrell, 4 July 2014

Feature

Fellows Focus – Richard Bell

By Fiona Mackrell, 4 July 2014

Feature

'In highly acclaimed artist Richard Bell’s latest sharply observed film, The Dinner Party, a group of white Australians discuss their private views on the interrelationship between Aboriginal and non Aboriginal people. They sip wine over a sumptuous meal in a luxurious Brisbane riverside mansion, oblivious to their own privileged position as they blithely perpetuate rac'....

Australian writers shine at inaugural writers’ festival in London

By Jill Eddington, 4 July 2014

Feature

'The Australia Council for the Arts was pleased to support the inaugural Australia and New Zealand Festival of Literature and Arts held in London from 29 May to 1 June.One of the Council\'s aims is to promote Australia as a fearless, culturally ambitious nation. This means we look globally for opportunities to build awar'....

IETM Asian Satellite meeting: Part Three

By Alicia Talbot, 13 June 2014

Arts Development

IETM Asian Satellite meeting: Part Three

By Alicia Talbot, 13 June 2014

Arts Development

'This is the third and final of a three part series, to start reading from the beginning check out IETM Asian Satellite meeting: Part One.IETM Satellite meetings move from city to city and accompanying a'....

IETM Asian Satellite meeting: Part Two

By Alicia Talbot, 12 June 2014

Arts Development

IETM Asian Satellite meeting: Part Two

By Alicia Talbot, 12 June 2014

Arts Development

'This is part two of a three part series, to start reading from the beginning check out IETM Asian Satellite meeting: Part One.The IETM Satellite meeting was opened by Nan Van Houte, IETM Secretary General'....

IETM Asian Satellite meeting: Part One

By Alicia Talbot, 11 June 2014

Arts Development

IETM Asian Satellite meeting: Part One

By Alicia Talbot, 11 June 2014

Arts Development

'\'I came away feeling quite changed in my perspective.  In speaking with artists who experience real risk, imprisonment and the reduction of their rights, I feel I can no longer claim the word ‘risk’ in relation to our artwork.  The conversations were not policy based but really about making.  The meeting had an atmosphere of real warmth, there is always a warmth to '....